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Fryburg Mayfest to Feature New Events: Karaoke Contest, Dinosaur Shows, Touch-a-Truck, and More

Monday, May 20, 2019 @ 12:05 AM

Posted by Joanne Bauer

Mayfest DinosaurFRYBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The Fryburg Mayfest celebration is just four days away, and there are exciting new attractions for all age groups!

Kick off the Mayfest festivities on Friday, May 24, at PJ’s Country Market located along State Route 208 in Fryburg, Pa.

PJ's Country Market

Dinner & Karaoke Contest with Master Blaster

Friday, May 24

Dinner: 5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.


– 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., 10 years old and under
– 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., 11 years old to 18 years old
– 7:00 p.m. to ???, Adults

Come out and join us for a Great Time and a chance to win.

Dino-ROAR Dinosaur Shows

Saturday, May 25


There will be hour dinosaur long shows.

This show is for everyone! Come out, meet the dinosaurs and enjoy an interactive performance.

See schedule for show times.

Touch-a-Truck at the FUN Bank

Saturday, May 25


It’s all about the kids again today!

Touch-a-Truck is a new event that will be held at the FUN Bank from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Your kids have fun looking at all sorts of big vehicles and equipment!

First United National Bank is located at the intersection of Routes 208 and 157.

United We Stand

This year’s Fryburg Mayfest theme is “United We Stand.”

Many of last year’s favorite attractions will return. Here is a glimpse of what else is in store over the two-day event:

Friday, May 24

Corn Hole Contest

Friday will include a Corn Hole Tournament at the Washington Township Volunteer Fire Department, which will be held in memory of Dick Kapp, with proceeds benefiting Alzheimer’s Association.

Registration begins at 6:30 p.m., and the event starts at 7:00 p.m.

This event is rain or shine, as it will be held inside.

The cost is $25.00 per team.

First, second, and third places will be awarded.

For more information, please contact Missy Amsler at 814-354-2879.

5k Fun Run/Walk

The 5k Fun Run/Walk will begin at 7:00 p.m. at St. Michael’s Church in memory of Ariana Evans.

The race starts and ends in front of St. Michael’s Church.

Click here for the registration options.

Online registration ends on May 23, 2019.

Race day registration will be available.

Saturday, May 25

The fun will continue on Saturday, May 25, from 8:00 a.m. to dusk with a rummage sale, craft show, tractor show, car cruise, parade, games, food, and much more.

Free hayrides will be available throughout the day to transport visitors to all of the events.

Bruce Wilson Memorial Car Cruise 2019

bruce wilson

Registration is from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

The registration fee is $3.00 per vehicle.




The show is over at 1:00 p.m.

For more information, click here.

(Car Cruise Photos Courtesy Melanie Ward and Bob Fitzsimmons)

United We Stand Parade

The parade begins at 3:00 p.m. It will travel through Fryburg and Marble.

Click here for registration information.

Here are some scenes from last year’s parade:

2018 Parade Photo- Venus Evangelical's AWANA Float






The 2019 celebrations will conclude with a fireworks display at dusk presented by Rizer.


Mayfest is sponsored by the Washington Township Community Association, which was formed to promote the heritage of Fryburg and Marble by bringing families and friends together in celebration.

For more information and a complete schedule of events, visit

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